Several migrants bound for Europe drown off Libyan coast: UN | Migration news

According to IOM, “the continued loss of human life calls for an urgent change of approach to the situation in Libya and the central Mediterranean”. At least 11 people drowned…

Colombian President Withdraws Tax Reforms After Mass Protests | News of the protests

The tax reforms proposed by right-wing President Ivan Duque have sparked widespread public anger and protests across Colombia. Colombian President Ivan Duque has said he is withdrawing a controversial tax…

Crisis looms as Congress of El Salvador elects top judges | Courts news

Human rights and justice experts criticized lawmakers aligned with populist Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele for voting to remove top Supreme Court justices, a move they say aims to remove all…

Iran Khamenei reprimands Foreign Minister for leaking audio cassette | News of Soleimani’s assassination

Tehran, Iran – Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei publicly berated Iran’s top diplomat for his comments on internal power struggles in a controversial audio tape leaked last week. Khamenei said…

India: Modi’s ruling BJP loses crucial West Bengal election | Election News

The party of the outgoing Chief Minister of the Indian state of West Bengal defeated the party of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the state elections held as a coronavirus…

Chadian military council lifts curfew imposed after Deby’s death | Chad News

Chad has remained tense since Deby’s death, with the military saying six people were killed in protests. Chad’s new military government has announced the lifting of a tight curfew after…

Victims renew calls for justice as El Mozote trial advances | Human rights news

Expert testimony in El Salvador this week revealed important new details about what many consider to be the most brutal massacre of the civil war that lasted 12 years in…

Environmental and trade union movements must work together | Environment News

For over 15 years in the international labor movement, I have focused on environmentalism. I am now program director at Greenpeace International. During my trip, with one foot in each…

Chinese carrier group conducts exercises in the South China Sea | South China Sea News

The announcement comes after Beijing criticized the United States for sending Navy ships to the strategic area. China’s Shandong Aircraft Carrier Group recently conducted annual exercises in the South China…

Nigeria restricts visitors from India, Brazil and Turkey on COVID | News on the coronavirus pandemic

Nigeria will ban entry to non-Nigerian passengers who have traveled to India, Brazil and Turkey in the past two weeks due to concerns about the rapid spread of the coronavirus…